Potamon potamios

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Potamon potamios
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Family: Potamidae
Genus: Potamon
Species: P. potamios
Binomial name
Potamon potamios
(Olivier, 1804)

Potamon potamios is a semi-terrestrial crab occurring around the eastern Mediterranean, including many Mediterranean islands,[1] extending as far south and west as the Sinai Peninsula.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Neil Cumberildge (2008). "Potamon potamios". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 30 Oct 2008. 
  2. ^ Neil Cumberlidge (2009). "Freshwater Crabs and Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) of the Nile Basin". In Henri J. Dumont. The Nile: Origin, Environments, Limnology and Human Use. Monographiae Biologicae. 89. Springer. pp. 546–562. doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-9726-3_27. ISBN 978-1-4020-9725-6. 

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